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North Fork Revival Cottage 440K

The one that got away, above A YEAR AND A HALF AGO, I started this blog with a post moaning about the “perfect cottage” that got away. Someone went to contract on it, for 275K, as I was driving out … Continue reading

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Gingerbread for Sale

There are a couple of astounding gingerbread houses on the market right now. Not the edible kind — the Victorian kind. In the mid-19th century, when gingerbread trim on houses first became popular, carpenters would laboriously cut out custom patterns. … Continue reading

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